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Summer in a Bottle

<![CDATA[This summer has been a fun one over here at Bon Accord. We had the pleasure of sponsoring the Edinburgh International Festival, keeping all the cafes and bars in the International Book Festival stocked up with the goods as well as featuring throughout The Fringe on various bars throughout the city. Alongside that, The Scotsman Newspaper…

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Hills & Harbour Gin with Bon Accord Tonic

<![CDATA[We are delighted to be used as the perfect serve for Hills & Harbour Gin by The Crafty Distillery 💙 We’ve worked with The Crafty Distillery for some time now and really appreciate them and the craftsmanship that they pour into making their gin. The Hills & Harbour Gin is made at their distillery in Galloway,…

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Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards Finalist – Bon Accord Soft Drinks

<![CDATA[Bon Accord Soft Drinks is celebrating after being announced as finalists for the Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards 2018! We’re absolutely delighted that our Ginger Beer has been nominated to be in with a chance of winning the Confectionery, Drinks & Snacking category. We’re up against some other premium products but we think our…

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Bon Accord in Denmark

<![CDATA[  Last week, Bon Accord made it back to Scotland (after a #beastfromtheeast delay) from a trip to lovely Denmark to see some of our international customers. And do you know one thing that we learnt that Scandinavia and Scotland have in common? It’s that sugar is on its way out. We’re both tired of…

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The Mother's Day Mission

<![CDATA[It’s that time of year again, when Mother’s Day creeps up on you, as you suddenly see pink love hearts and flowers in M&S, yet you know that Valentine’s day has already been! From bouquets, to meals out, we know that Gin is also a most acceptable gift for our hard-working mums. Pair it with…

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Dinner Pairings

<![CDATA[  Scottish Tonic Perfect for lighter dishes like quiche or salad, or maybe even some appetizers. Add a squeeze of lime or some cucumber and mint to jazz up your tonic. Cloudy Lemonade Lemon and fish go hand in hand (even a cheeky bit of fish and chips), but our punchy cloudy lemonade will also…

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Sparkling Rhubarb & Green Tea Cooler

<![CDATA[ A fresh and light drink, this sparkling rhubarb & green tea cooler is perfect for a summer’s day or mid-week refreshment. Ingredients Ice (enough to fill a jug) 1 part Brewed green tea (about 1/3 of the jug) 2 parts Bon Accord Sparkling Rhubarb (2/3 of the jug) Garnish options: Lime, sliced apple, mint, stick…

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The Wildfyre Cocktail

<![CDATA[ Wild and a bit fiery, this cocktail combining our ginger beer and Aelder Elixir, brings a refreshing and gentle heat: Ingredients 1 part Aelder Elixir 4 parts Bon Accord Ginger Beer Ice Garnish: Slice of lime Pour the Aelder over a large glass filled with ice, top with Bon Accord ginger beer and garnish with…

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BA Q&A with Machina Espresso

<![CDATA[Machina Espresso is an Edinburgh based coffee roaster. They also run coffee bars and distribute equipment & porcelain to cafes all over the world. Here’s a recent Q&A we had with Steve Glencross, its founder and managing director: Q: How did you discover Bon Accord? A: I used to drink it when I was a kid (in…

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BA Q&A with 56 North

<![CDATA[Here’s a recent chat we had with James Sutherland, owner of 56 North, a gin and cocktail bar located in Edinburgh. Q: How did you discover Bon Accord? A: First tried it at the 2016 Juniper Gin Festival, then met with Karen and Nathan to help with the tonic launch. Q: What do you enjoy the…

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